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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Montepulciano
... Duomo (remember that it is the Cathedral Church) is Santa Maria Assunta. Also built in the 1300's the church like many others has an impressive interior. The styles in this church includes Romanesque, Byzantine, Gothic, Baroque. It is overwhelming to be in this church and my photos do not do it justice. One of the things that made this church different was that the flooring contains 56 etched and inlaid marble panels. It is covered with carpeting for most of the year and is ...
... beautiful vintage displays , and amazing lace jewellery .
Newsflash : Noel has visited The Barber of Panicale. Bianco has been snipping the Uomo's of Panicale since 1957. Noel said it was quite the experience with the cut throat razor and full hot towel routine. He came home coiffed , lacquered and in a cloud of scent - looking very Italian !!
Next blog very soon , I promise ......Ciao For Now
Rosalinda and Natale xxxx
... asked for my driver's license, and then let me go, only to pull over the next passing car. Perhaps I was speeding (though I was going with the flow of traffic and was not going over the limit the gps claimed existed on that road), or perhaps whatever his concern was it wasn't wroth trying to explain to a non-Italian speaker. Who knows. We continued on...only to discover that we'd been driving completely the wrong direction for half an hour or ...
Montepulciano, just a half hour drive from our villa in Cortona. We decide to park near the top of the hill this time and work our way down. There is an old fortress at top of town, but we decided to skip it and head for the main piazza; the Piazza Grande. Couldn't help but notice the piazza was covered with the Medici coat of arms showing the Contucci Palace was in cahoots with Florence's power & wealth. The town is gorgeous and ...
... a little of what is being said. I found the rhythm of the words spoken very similar and was even able to recite a couple of the prayers and responses. In English of course!!
At the end of Church the Flag bearers gathered their troops and they each branched off leading their group to their base. The different flags were placed in the flag holders on buildings all around the city. It would seem they each have a ...